The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 58 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 5 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.71% - 1.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.52% - 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £215 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
WebSphere Application Server
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
142 170 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.17% 21.12% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 103 62
Average daily rate £390 £345 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £203 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £450 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.14 £14.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.31% -1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £14.50 £15.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Milton Keynes region.

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server.

1 23 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 19 (82.61%) CA Wily
3 17 (73.91%) Introscope
4 15 (65.22%) HTTP
5 13 (56.52%) Web Services
5 13 (56.52%) IBM
5 13 (56.52%) Windows
6 12 (52.17%) Linux
6 12 (52.17%) Python
6 12 (52.17%) J2EE
6 12 (52.17%) JDBC
6 12 (52.17%) SOAP
6 12 (52.17%) SSL
6 12 (52.17%) WebSphere MQ
6 12 (52.17%) Finance
6 12 (52.17%) JNDI
6 12 (52.17%) Clustering
6 12 (52.17%) Jython
6 12 (52.17%) Korn
6 12 (52.17%) Bash Shell
7 11 (47.83%) High Availability
7 11 (47.83%) Garbage Collection
8 9 (39.13%) Java
9 8 (34.78%) CA
9 8 (34.78%) Apache
9 8 (34.78%) IBM HTTP Server
10 5 (21.74%) Unix
11 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
11 4 (17.39%) HTTPS
11 4 (17.39%) Firewall

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (34.78%) Apache
2 8 (34.78%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) HTTP
2 12 (52.17%) SSL
3 4 (17.39%) Firewall
3 4 (17.39%) HTTPS
3 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Introscope
2 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Administrator
1 11 (47.83%) WebSphere Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
3 8 (34.78%) Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Junior
4 7 (30.43%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) Web Services
2 12 (52.17%) J2EE
2 12 (52.17%) JDBC
2 12 (52.17%) JNDI
2 12 (52.17%) SOAP
2 12 (52.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) Dojo
3 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) JSP
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Garbage Collection
1 11 (47.83%) High Availability
2 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.35%) Logistics
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) OO
3 1 (4.35%) Release Management
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.35%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Bash Shell
1 12 (52.17%) Jython
1 12 (52.17%) Korn
1 12 (52.17%) Python
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (82.61%) CA Wily
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) IBM
2 8 (34.78%) CA
3 3 (13.04%) Remedy
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) ILOG
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat